Shereena Qazi

Shereena Qazi

Shereena is an online journalist with Al Jazeera English. She covers stories in Afghanistan and Pakistan and reports on war, conflict, militancy, politics and human rights.

Afghanistan

Crucial talks between the US and Taliban begin in Doha

Regular meetings have been held in Doha since October aimed at ending 18 years of military intervention in Afghanistan.

Crucial talks between the US and Taliban begin in Doha

Pakistan

Brother of Afghan Taliban leader killed in Pakistan mosque blast

Two Taliban sources confirm Haibatullah Akhunzada's sibling was killed in bomb explosion during Friday prayers.

Brother of Afghan Taliban leader killed in Pakistan mosque blast

Afghanistan

'Peace deal is near': What we know so far about US-Taliban talks

Eighth round of talks ends without announcement of agreement; two sides to consult respective leaderships on next steps.

'Peace deal is near': What we know so far about US-Taliban talks

Afghanistan

Swedish-run clinics stay shut in Afghanistan for fifth day

Closure of facilities forced by Taliban after Afghan forces raided NGO-run hospital in Daimirdad district last week.

Swedish-run clinics stay shut in Afghanistan for fifth day

Asia

Air, ground attacks kill civilians hours after Afghans talk peace

Children among a dozen killed in twin attacks as Afghan leaders and Taliban commit to 'zero' civilian deaths in Qatar.

Air, ground attacks kill civilians hours after Afghans talk peace

Afghanistan

Afghan talks: Rival sides agree on 'road map for peace'

Afghan leaders and the Taliban call to reduce civilian casualties to 'zero' in a joint statement after talks in Doha.

Afghan talks: Rival sides agree on 'road map for peace'

Afghanistan

The activists leading efforts for women's rights at Afghan talks

Female delegates at intra-Afghan talks in Doha say many women pin hopes on them to advance dialogue on women's rights.

The activists leading efforts for women's rights at Afghan talks

Afghanistan

Intra-Afghan peace talks under way amid more Taliban attacks

Afghan delegates meet the Taliban in Qatar to find peace as yet another attack by armed group kills 14 people in Ghazni.

Intra-Afghan peace talks under way amid more Taliban attacks

Asia

Intra-Afghan talks with Taliban under way in Qatar

Afghans from across the political and social spectrum to meet Taliban representatives in bid to end the 18-year war.

Intra-Afghan talks with Taliban under way in Qatar

Afghanistan

Cricket World Cup 2019: Afghans unite to cheer national team

Afghans are trying to forget the horrors of conflict and dedicate their time to supporting their cricket team.

Cricket World Cup 2019: Afghans unite to cheer national team

Gender Equity

Pakistani legislator kicked out of assembly for bringing her son

Mahjabeen Sheran, a legislator in Balochistan assembly, was asked to leave the chamber for bringing her unwell child.

Pakistani legislator kicked out of assembly for bringing her son

Sri Lanka bombings

Sri Lanka bombing: 'No one can dry our tears today'

A series of coordinated bombings struck churches and hotels on Easter Sunday killing more than 200 people.

Sri Lanka bombing: 'No one can dry our tears today'